STEM in Action®

Modular lessons to seamlessly integrate STEM into your classroom

STEM in Action engages students in authentic, problem-based STEM lessons with real-world applications. This program puts the engineering design process at the heart of exploration—teaching the value of rethinking and supporting multiple solutions.
  • Lessons are grouped into flexible blocks of time to easily integrate into teaching schedules
  • Spanish versions of student and parent materials are available

STEM in Action modules align with the major science genres.

Life

Earth

Physical


PreK–K

Ron's Habitat Adventure

Pam and Ava's Mapping Adventure

Little Foot Exploration

Ron's Ramp Adventure

Pam's Camping Adventure

Sunny Sandbox Exploration

Sidewalk Safety Exploration


Primary Grades

1–2

Wild Feet Exploration

Seed Rescue Exploration

Coding Mouse Exploration

Shrinking Shore Exploration

Project Park Design

Shadow Box Theater Exploration

Sound Bite Exploration

Muddy Mats Exploration


Intermediate Grades

3–5

Helping Hand Design

Wildlife Corridors Challenge

Food Deserts Challenge 

Farmer Grady's Challenge

Rainwater Runoff Challenge

Coding & Mineral Collection Challenge

Squeaky Clean Magnets Challenge

Digital Relay Challenge

Solar House Design Challenge

The Great Toy Design Challenge

Click HERE to see how these modules align to your State's Standards


See What's Included

PreK–K Modules include:

  • 4 teacher-directed Activity Cards and a
    Quick Start Card with helpful hints
  • Story Poster
  • 5 copies each of 4 different blackline masters
  • All the materials needed for 24 students
  • Spanish Add-On Bundle includes parent- and student-facing materials in Spanish

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Forces Acting on Objects

Ron's Ramp Adventure

Building Structure & Stability

Pam's Camping Adventure

Earth Characteristics & Mapping

Pam & Ava's Mapping Adventure

Living Things, Habitats & Survival

Ron's Habitat Adventure


Sunlight Heating & Cooling

Sunny Sandbox Exploration

Pushes & Pulls

Sidewalk Safety Exploration

Pollution & Human Impact

Little Footprint Exploration

Primary Grades 1–2 Modules include:

  • 6 Student Activity Books
  • Teacher Guide
  • All the materials needed for up to 30 students working in 6 groups
  • Spanish Add-On Bundle includes parent- and student-facing materials in Spanish

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Sun & Earth

Project Park Design

Basic Needs of Animals

Coding Mouse Exploration

Animal Adaptations & Characteristics

Wild Feet Exploration

Sound Waves & Vibrations

Sound Bite Exploration


Light, Shadow & Illumination

Shadow Box Theater Exploration

Material Properties

Muddy Mats Exploration

Water & Erosion

Shrinking Shore Exploration

Lifecycle, Seeds & Pollination

Seed Rescue Exploration

Intermediate Grades 3–5 Modules include:

  • 6 Student Activity Books
  • Teacher Guide
  • All the materials needed for up to 30 students working in 6 groups
  • Spanish Add-On Bundle includes parent- and student-facing materials in Spanish

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Minerals & Erosion

Coding & Mineral Collection Challenge

Solar Energy

Solar House Design Challenge

Animal Adaptations & Biomimicry

Helping Hand Design

Waves, Codes & Circuits

Digital Relay Challenge


Severe Weather & Hazards

Farmer Grady's Challenge

Changes in Matter, Solids & Fluids

The Great Toy Design Challenge

Magnetic Force

Squeaky Clean Magnets Challenge

Plants & Cycling of Energy

Food Deserts Challenge


Survival & Habitats

Wildlife Corridors Challenge

Water on Earth & Pollution

Rainwater Runoff Design Challenge

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